This page will help you learn about the changes for future technology and how it is going to help the community become more Eco friendly.
Government Accountability Office on Climate Change: Information on Potential Economic Effects Could Help Guide Federal Efforts to Reduce Fiscal Exposure
GAO was asked to review the potential economic effects of climate change and risks to the federal government. This is what they found.
Mapping the Global Efforts to Restore the World’s Forests
Earth currently has only about three trillion trees left. What can we do about it?
BLACK OUT: The Top 10 Threats to the Power Grid
“Airplanes would literally fall from the sky, cars and trucks would stop working, and water, sewer, and electrical networks would fail.” It sounds like something from an apocalyptic Hollywood movie – but the threat is very real.
Climate Science Special Report
As a key part of the Fourth National Climate Assessment (NCA4), the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) oversaw the production of this stand-alone report of the state of science relating to climate change and its physical impacts.
The Timeline of Sustainable Cars
Throughout the years, the concept of a “smart car” has quickly evolved from a novelty to a necessity.
Duke Energy In Trouble Over Coal Ash Yet Again
Some two years have passed since North Carolina’s Dan River suffered one of the biggest environmental disasters in its history after a Duke Energy coal ash storage pond ruptured, sending millions of gallons of sludge into the river. Now, environmentalists are suing the energy giant claiming the company’s waste is polluting water bodies in Roxboro, a city about 20 miles from the Dan River.
California Goes Nuclear Free As Diablo Canyon Closes In Favor Of Renewables
“California, the world’s sixth largest economy, has announced it will go nuclear free as it replaces the Diablo Canyon nuclear reactors with renewable energy.“
Faraday EV Lands Bay Area Manufacturing Site
“The Californian city of Vallejo has made a deal with the electric vehicle startup Faraday Future that willsee the company develop a new 150-acre manufacturing site on Mare Island, according to recentreports…“
Tesla Motors, Electric Cars and Photovoltaic Solar Cell
“Elon and Martin both recognize the synergy between solar panels and electric cars. As Martinpointed out to Gov. Schwarzenegger, a million solar rooftops in California will not reduce California’soil dependency by one drop unless we have electric cars also.”
Green Tech Media, This Is Why It Makes Sense to Pair Solar With Electric Vehicles
“A recent survey found that 32 percent of electric vehicle (EV) owners in the western U.S. have solar panels on their homes. We don’t know how many of the miles driven come from those panels, because they may not be sized appropriately to supply both the home demand and the vehicle demand.”
Next City, Five Reasons Solar Will Power the Future
“Just a short time ago, solar power was a groovy little niche industry in the broad field of energy generation. But something happened in the last couple years: solar began making strides toward a future in which it will challenge…”